The Library relies on donations to develop and maintain excellent service and resources.  Partner with us and help us serve our community!

  • Donate Online
  • By Mail – Cheques can be mailed to Salt Spring Island Public Library, 129 McPhillips Ave, Salt Spring Island, BC
  • In Person – Visit us and donate by cash, cheque, debit or credit card
  • By Phone – Call 250-537-4666 ext 224 to donate with a credit card over the phone

Tax Receipts for Mail, In Person and Phone donations are issued for donations of $10 or more.  Tax Receipts for Online donations are sent directly by CanadaHelps.

Donate Now Through! Donate Now Through!


Country Grocer SAVE-A-TAPE Program

Country_Grocer_logoCountry Grocer Painless DonationsPlease consider putting your Country Grocer till-tapes in the SSIPL box at Country Grocer, or turn them in at the Circ. Desk, as Country Grocer gives 1% of every purchase earmarked this way to the library. Our till tape box number is 23!



Thrifty Foods Smile Card

Thrifty Foods Smile CardThe Thrifty Foods Smile Card fundraising program provides 5% to the library on the dollars spent by customers using a Smile Card. Just load your card before your items are checked out, use the card to pay for your groceries, and the Library benefits! Smile Cards are available at the Information Desk.



Gifts to the Library can be left in a will, including money, securities, real estate or personal property. Donation receipts are issued to the estate for the value of the gift. For more information about bequests, please phone 250-537-4666, or email